HERRING FAMILY

Elizabeth HobsonAge: 72 years18581931

Name
Elizabeth Hobson
Surname
Hobson
Given names
Elizabeth
Married name
Elizabeth Sparkes
Birth March 1, 1858 24 26
Census 1861 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Hobson
1862 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam H Hobson
1862 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterIsabella “Isobel” Hobson
about 1864 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Adelaide Hobson
August 17, 1864 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterJane Hobson
1868 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Hay Hobson
1868 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherFrederick G Hobson
1870 (Age 11 years)
Census 1871 (Age 12 years)
Occupation
Domestic Servant
1871 (Age 12 years)

Birth of a brotherJohnathon Johnson Hobson
1873 (Age 14 years)
MarriageRichard Bell SparkesView this family
July 4, 1876 (Age 18 years) Husband: 22 Wife: 18
Birth of a son
#1
James Henry Sparkes
March 11, 1879 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Edith Isabella Sparkes
March 22, 1881 (Age 23 years)
Death of a daughterEdith Isabella Sparkes
May 15, 1881 (Age 23 years)
Census 1881 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Frederick George Sparkes
August 19, 1882 (Age 24 years)
Address: 34 Albert Rd
Birth of a child
#4
Unknown Baby Sparkes
July 4, 1885 (Age 27 years)
Death of a childUnknown Baby Sparkes
July 6, 1885 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Richard William Sparkes
August 22, 1886 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Robert Bell Sparkes
January 4, 1889 (Age 30 years)
Note: Source has Robert born on 1st April 1889. (Info from Stanley Hazlewood - 1980).
Birth of a son
#7
Thomas Clifford Sparkes
June 17, 1891 (Age 33 years)
Census 1891 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Janet Elizabeth Sparkes
June 13, 1894 (Age 36 years)
Address: 13 Coquet St, Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death of a fatherJohnathon Johnson Hobson
December 1894 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Florence Adelaide Sparkes
November 3, 1896 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#10
Ernest Sparkes
May 11, 1898 (Age 40 years)
Death of a sonErnest Sparkes
September 27, 1898 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#11
John Hobson Sparkes
July 28, 1899 (Age 41 years)
Death of a sonJohn Hobson Sparkes
September 2, 1899 (Age 41 years)
Census 1901 (Age 42 years)
Note: According to this census, Elizabeth has been deaf for 21 years.
Death of a sonFrederick George Sparkes
October 5, 1903 (Age 45 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Note: Frederick had just completed his apprenticeship as an engineering fitter and turner, when he caught a cold and died.
Death of a sonRichard William Sparkes
after 1910 (Age 51 years)

Death of a daughterFlorence Adelaide Sparkes
April 8, 1913 (Age 55 years)
Note: Florence was a very delicate sickly child, who lived barely 17 years.
Death of a sonRobert Bell Sparkes
after 1915 (Age 56 years)

Death February 13, 1931 (Age 72 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: March 1851Sunderland, Co. Durham, England
6 years
elder sister
2 years
herself
5 years
younger sister
1 year
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
8 months
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
sister
sister
Family with Richard Bell Sparkes - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: July 4, 1876Wingate, Co. Durham, England
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
Edith Isabella Sparkes
Birth: March 22, 1881 26 23Sunderland, Co. Durham, England
Death: May 15, 1881Sunderland, Co. Durham, England
17 months
son
Frederick George Sparkes
Birth: August 19, 1882 28 24Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: October 5, 1903Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
3 years
child
Unknown Baby Sparkes
Birth: July 4, 1885 31 27Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: July 6, 1885Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
14 months
son
2 years
son
2 years
son
Thomas Clifford SparkesThomas Clifford Sparkes
Birth: June 17, 1891 37 33Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: January 1953Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
3 years
daughter
Janet Elizabeth SparkesJanet Elizabeth Sparkes
Birth: June 13, 1894 40 36Co. Durham, England
Death: November 1, 1971Tyneside, England
2 years
daughter
Florence Adelaide Sparkes
Birth: November 3, 1896 42 38Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: April 8, 1913Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
18 months
son
Ernest Sparkes
Birth: May 11, 1898 44 40Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: September 27, 1898Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
15 months
son
John Hobson Sparkes
Birth: July 28, 1899 45 41Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: September 2, 1899Jarrow, Co. Durham, England

Census
According to this census, Elizabeth has been deaf for 21 years.